Care Home General Manager

Darlington, England
13 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Barchester Healthcare
Nursing Field
Care Home
Home Manager
Job Type


As General Manager of a Barchester care home, you'll deliver the high quality, person-centred care that helps set our care homes apart. You'll lead a team to create a nurturing environment for elderly and frail residents.

We work with our residents, their families and the community to develop care plans that improve their quality of life. With both clinical and commercial autonomy, you'll have the chance to make a real difference to their lives.

As a General Manager with us you can expect to lead your team, balance budgets, set out marketing strategies and spend time with residents. You'll receive excellent divisional support along with plenty of opportunities for your continual professional development, all within an engaging and fulfilling environment.


To join Barchester as a General Manager, you'll need to be a Registered Nurse (RGN/RMN) and Registered Manager (RM), or be willing to work towards RM status with our support. This senior role calls for a blend of compassion, resilience and exceptional management skills. You should have a forward-thinking approach and the confidence to communicate with and inspire colleagues at all levels. Meanwhile, your proven track record in running a commercially successful, Good or Outstanding rated care home will be complemented by your commitment to deliver first-class care.


As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:

* Free learning and development
* Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme
* Access to childcare vouchers
* A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
* 8% ER Pension Package
* Automatic entry into Excellence Awards and annual bonus scheme
* Payment of NMC Annual Registration Fee

If you'd like to use your clinical and people skills in an organisation that provides the quality care you'd expect for your loved ones, this is a rewarding and empowering place to be.

Posted on
12th Mar 2018

Closing Date
12th Apr 2018